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Evening Desert Safari With BBQ Dinner, Henna Painting, Camel Ride and Belly Dance

From US$83.00
Highlights
  • Abu Dhabi desert experience with dune bash and dinner
  • Visit Al Khatim, one of the UAE’s top regions of dunes 
  • Multiple activities: dune bashing, sandboarding, and camel rides
  • Emirati-Western BBQ dinner, plus unlimited soda and water at camp
  • Optional quad biking (own expense)
  • Hotel and central pickup and drop-off by 4x4 for comfort and convenience
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Evening Desert Safari With BBQ Dinner, Henna Painting, Camel Ride and Belly Dance
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Overview
Abu Dhabi’s skyscrapers are just one face of the UAE—the other is the desert lying outside the city. Appreciate the arid wilderness with ease on a tour including dune bashing, camel riding, and a desert camp dinner. Explore the desert dunes, with entertainment, quad biking (own expense), and round-trip transfers by Land Cruiser. Plus, this experience saves the money, time, and the hassle of organizing activities independently.
What to Expect
After pickup in central Abu Dhabi or your hotel, travel by shared 4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser toward the Al Khatim region. Admire the views as you hear about UAE’s culture on route, and after about 45 minutes, join a caravan of other 4x4s for a dune bash.
Ride up and over the dunes and visit a camel farm to observe the desert animals. Then, continue to a Bedouin-inspired desert camp, and after Arabic coffee and dates, or a soda, tea, or water, take your pick of the desert activities.
Ride a camel, go sandboarding, get a henna tattoo, dress in Arabic robes for a souvenir photo, or take a quad bike ride (own expense). Then, watch a belly dancing show and savor a barbecue dinner of Emirati and Western dishes under the stars.
Your experience concludes back at the original departure point.
Please note: During the month of Ramadan, this activity will not include entertainment and alcohol will not be served.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really recommend the trip at evening to the desert. Our driver Nadeem was very friendly, caretaking and exact on time , he carried us very good and safely through the desert with the Jeep. Also the desert camp kept the promisses and it was...More

Thank ChieFxD1
Reviewed yesterday

My family had a great time. Unni who took us around for the safari was extremely helpful. He had lots of patience to explain the trip from the start to the end. He was very careful through dunes and felt comfortable with him. So guys...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Harishdhanya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would like to thank for amazing and interesting tour. We spent good time got fun and great emotions. Especially I want to highlight car driver Nadeem Irani for real consumer oriented approach and ability to create comfortable relationships and relaxed atmosphere.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Dmitriy1001Er
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a ball on our safari. Our driver was so professional and caring and even though we were pretty scared to start with we very quickly relaxed and enjoyed the dune bashing. It was brilliant! The camels and desert camp were excellent too. A...More

Thank emmasteveandkidsx
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic Experience! On time pick up at our hotel. Our driver, Shiyab, was very helpful and took great care of us. Dune bashing is awesome!! A roller coaster ride in the air conditioned comfort of your Toyota Land Cruiser! Stopped at a camel farm then...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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cfontana12
19 April 2019|
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Response from Star2226 | Reviewed this property |
We booked the excursion through our hotel in Abu Dhabi. The driver who takes you on the excursion drives to you in the car that is used for the dessert safari. I don't actually know of any buses, sorry
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KimmieJa
11 March 2019|
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Response from Jurne112010 | Reviewed this property |
The other answers are correct. You so not have to ride the camel. In fact, my husbands and I rode the camel together.
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Tracey S
20 February 2019|
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Response from jeffreyo922 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe it’s about 50AED per adult, but then they only advice adults to use it and kids go at risk to parents
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